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5 of the coolest campervans for every budget

Get away in style, whatever your bank balance.

CAMPER VANS SYMBOLISE fun, freedom and adventure. So why not pack your bags, round up your family and friends and hit the road.

We’ve rounded up the coolest campers on offer, from the top-end dream camper to the distinctly affordable.

Under €50k

2008 Fiat Ducato Maxi Camper Van, €48,000

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More than three motor homes out of four sold in Europe are created on a Ducato base, making the Fiat Ducato the most popular motor home for Europeans. So, they must be good, right? This 2008 Ducato Maxi Camper Van sleeps up to seven people, has a full size cooker and comes with 45,061km (28,000 miles) on the clock. It is perfect for cross country roadtrips as an has extensive worldwide customer care network.

Under €40k

2006, Hymer B640 Starline, €36,995

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This five/six-berth camper is built on a Mercedes Sprinter chassis and has everything including the kitchen sink, no really, it does. It even has a built in motorcycle carrier. This 2006 camper comes with 141,000km (87,613 miles) on the clock but is still going strong thanks to that German engineering. It is perfect for rounding up all the family and hitting the road in comfort.

Under €30k

1991 Chevrolet Winnebago Warrior, €24,950

 

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This really is a cool camper. You’ll never be short of road trip buddies whist travelling in this RV. I mean, just check out that shaggy carpet and those swivel chairs! They are positively groovy, baby. There is a bed in the rear, the dining table folds down into a bed and there is another bed that lowers down from the ceiling above the front seats, meaning you and four of your mates can have the adventure of a lifetime.

Under €20k

2006 Volkswagen Transporter T5 Sportline, €17,950

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This 2.5-litre TDi 4Motion Sportline T5 van has been professionally converted into a camper. It features a TV, a custom kitchen unit with walnut effect counter top and a seat bed, which can accommodate three people. This van would be perfect for hitting up summer festivals. It’s four-wheel drive would make light work of any mud baths.

Under €10k

1993 GMC Vandura Starcraft, €4,750

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Wanna be the most bad-ass camper in the village? Then make like the A-Team and get yourself this GMC Vandura day van with side awning. This van growls everywhere it goes thanks to its 5.7-litre V8 Chevy engine.  Never has camping been so cool or menacing. The van has a rear bench seat that folds down into a double bed and the Drive away awning can comfortably sleep two soldiers of fortune, sorry, I mean adults.

About the author:

Melanie May  / https://www.melaniemay.com

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